Portland Walks Back Plan To Boycott Texas Over Abortion LawInstead, city officials are considering setting aside $200,000 that will go to organizations “that deliver programs and services related to reproductive healthcare."
Justice Department Files Emergency Order To Block Enforcement Of New Texas Abortion LawThe Department of Justice has filed an emergency order, asking a federal court to temporarily halt the new Texas law that bans most abortions in the state while it decides the case.
Special Runoff Election For Texas House District 10 Set For End Of MonthIn the August 31 special election, Brian Harrison, received 4,645 votes and John Wray received 4,059 votes.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Files 9 More Lawsuits Against School Districts Imposing Mask MandatesTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed nine more lawsuits against the following ISDs for defying Exec. Order 38: La Vega, McGregor, Midway, Waco, Diboll, Lufkin, Longview, Paris and Honey Grove.
George W. Bush Joins Former Presidents Clinton, Obama To Help Afghan EvacueesThree recent former presidents are coming together to offer their support to a new organization that aims to assist Afghan evacuees who are resettling in the US.
As Texas Governor Greg Abbott Commits To 'Eliminating Rapists' The State Has More Than 5000 Untested Rape KitsAdvocates are asking how Texas will 'eliminate all rapists from the streets' when it has more than 5,000 rape kits still untested, languishing on shelves around the state.
Tarrant Co. Dem Chair Reacts To AbbottTarrant County Democratic Chair, Dr. Allison Compolo Reacts To Governor Greg Abbott's Comments On Abortion
Former GOP Chair Reacts To Gov. AbbottFormer GOP Chair Cathie Adams Reacts To Governor Greg Abbott's Comments On Abortion
Dale Carpenter Talks Supreme Court's Decision To Decline To Block Texas Abortion LawCBS 11's Jack Fink and SMU Constitutional Law Professor Dale Carpenter discuss the Supreme Court's decision to decline to block Texas' new abortion law.
Labor Sec. Marty Walsh On Infrastructure BillSecretary Of Labor Marty Walsh Discusses Infrastructure Bill With Jack Fink
SMU Law Professor Weighs In On Dallas County Mask Mandate Legal BattleSMU law professor Nathan Cortez weighs in on the mask mandate legal battle between Gov. Greg Abbott and Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins.
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick Talks Special Session Stalemate, COVID-19 Safety Protocols & MoreCBS 11 Political Reporter Jack Fink sits down with Lt. Governor Dan Patrick to talk special session stalemate, COVID-19 safety protocols and more.
State Rep. Rafael Anchia On The Texas Special SessionState Rep. Rafael Anchia (D-Dallas) Speaks With Jack Fink About The Texas Special Session, Election Bill, Virtual School And More
What's behind the push for a fourth stimulus checkIRS has distributed almost 170 million payments. But hardship remains widespread as the Delta variant spreads.
Harris and Yellen push child care spendingThe report comes as congressional Democrats negotiate over the $3.5 trillion reconciliation package, which includes $450 billion for child care and universal preschool.
Gavin Newsom weighs in on Trumpism and the stakes of the recallNewsom said the recall campaign was an unnecessary distraction and reforming the process should garner bipartisan support in the state legislature.
Newsom to national Democrats: "Don't be timid" on COVID-19 responseCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom said that Democrats need to "lean in" on COVID-19 prevention, despite hardline opposition that fueled the recall effort against him. Newsom spoke to CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett in an exclusive interview that will air on "CBS Mornings." Watch a clip.
Malala Yousafzai says Biden has "huge responsibility" to Afghan womenYousafzai said the president should "stand up and support the rights of women in Afghanistan."
U.S. border agents stopped migrants 209,000 times in AugustThe statistics show that unauthorized migration to the U.S.-Mexico border remained at an extremely high level toward the end of the summer, when migrant apprehensions have historically dropped.
Newsom to national Democrats: "Don't be timid" on COVID-19 responseNewsom acknowledged that the recall effort was launched "in no small degree because of our approach to this pandemic."
U.S. condemns North Korea's ballistic missile testThe Biden administration condemned North Korea’s latest missile launches, saying they violated U.N. resolutions. Ramy Inocencio shares more on South Korea's response.
Law enforcement "taking no chances" on September 18 rally at U.S. CapitolThe U.S. Capitol Police have asked the National Guard to be on standby for Saturday's rally, and officials are installing temporary fencing around the building.
General Mark Milley faces calls to resign over reported talks with ChinaPresident Biden and the Pentagon are defending General Mark Milley after it was reported that the top military officer made a secret call to his Chinese counterpart assuring him the U.S. had no intention of striking China in the final weeks of the Trump presidency. Nancy Cordes reports.